Pastor Carrie Erikson
Pastor Carrie Erikson is a church planter who co-pastors Mercy City Church with her husband Matt. She is passionate about her husband, her 4 kids and encouraging women to experience a deeper relationship with God. She is called to gather women together to lead them in a spiritual experience so that their lives are challenged and changed by the power of the Holy Spirit. Carrie is the founder and host of the Pioneer Conference. A conference birthed out of the women’s ministry, Sisterhood LNK at Mercy City Church.
Megan and her husband Michael lead Community Church a multi-site church with 3 campuses in Hampton Roads, Virginia and one international campus in Manila, Philippines. She is passionate about helping people break free from their past and live fully alive by discovering God’s purpose for their life. A mom to 5 kids under the age of 10, Megan has learned a thing or two about navigating life when things seem to be going many different directions. She is quick to explain how we can find God in every area of our life and experience the peace we desire. Megan loves to read and spend time at the beach with family and friends.
DeLynn is the wife of Dino Rizzo, Executive Director for ARC, and together they have three beautiful children – McCall, Dylan, and Isabella. DeLynn is a very vibrant and down-to-earth communicator to women of all ages. She is very passionate about serving all kinds of women in the home, in the church, and in leadership. As a worship leader, church planter, speaker, wife, and mom – her life is full to overflowing.
Known for her voice, her inspiration, and her profound gift of encouragement, Sheree Holman brings an uplifting message of love that has reached audiences from around the world. As an admired singer and songwriter, Sheree has written, arranged, and performed music with several independent Christian recording artists, covering a diverse range of styles and techniques. However, through her own life’s journey, Sheree Holman came to realize that her calling to ministry has always been more than a call to lift her voice and sing, but it is a calling to speak life to the lifeless; and proclaim the healing virtue of Jesus Christ to the brokenhearted.
Lanetria Rios, along with her husband Daniel, have pastored for years, in many
capacities over the years. Having pastored in student ministry, discipleship/groups
ministry, leading women’s ministry, being a worship leader, and much more she holds no title, nor position, more sacred and honorable than ‘wife to her husband’ and ‘mother to her 4 children’. She has experienced so much, from the politics that will tie the hands of the ministry to the Love and Power of God that will break every chain off of a person’s life and restore them completely! She is anointed for the latter without the former! Having a heart that relentlessly chases after the Spirit of God and after the broken as His healing hands, Lanetria has followed God's call, Co-Founded and launched Square Root Church in South Florida alongside her husband.
Tori Anderson (Ministry Leader, Mercy City Church)
Emily Van Horn (Campus Pastor, Mercy City Church)
Suzanne Geist (Nebraska State Senator)
Beth Swihart (Pastor Crossroad Church)